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Football: Shane Mertz, C.J. Robbins granted sixth year of eligibility

Alex Putterman, Web Editor

November 10, 2015

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Football Defensive lineman C.J. Robbins and offensive lineman Shane Mertz have been granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA, Northwestern announced Tuesday. Robbins and Metz both redshirted their true freshman ye...

Football: Senior defensive tackle Sean McEvilly announces retirement due to injuries

Bobby Pillote, Reporter

August 12, 2015

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Senior defensive tackle Sean McEvilly will retire from football due to “chronic orthopedic issues," Northwestern announced Wednesday. “This has been an extremely difficult conclusion for Sean to reach,” coach Pat Fi...

Big Ten suspends C.J. Robbins for punch against NIU

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

September 9, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern junior defensive tackle C.J. Robbins has been suspended one game for throwing a punch late in the Wildcats' game against Northern Illinois on Saturday, The Big Ten announced Tuesday. Robbins was ejected with 4:30 ...

Football: Three takeaways from Northern Illinois’ 23-15 victory over Northwestern

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

September 7, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

1. Northwestern’s strengths aren’t good enough to mask its weaknesses The story of Saturday’s 23-15 loss to Northern Illinois was one step forward, two steps back for Northwestern. For every time NU’s defense stood ta...

Northwestern drops second straight, losing 23-15 to Northern Illinois

Ava Wallace, Reporter

September 6, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

What began as a lumbering tale of two flat offenses ended in an implosion of Northwestern's defensive line in the Wildcats' and Northern Illinois' first meeting since 2005. NU's clunky 23-15 loss in front of more than 41,000...

2014 Northwestern football preview: defensive line

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

August 24, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Projected depth chart: Defensive end: 1. No. 13 Deonte Gibson, Junior 1. No. 94 Dean Lowry, Junior 2. No. 7 Ifeadi Odenigbo, Sophomore 2. No. 96 Max Chapman, Junior Defensive tackle: 1. No. 91 Sean McEvilly, Senior...

Football Season Preview: Defensive line

John Paschall, Reporter

August 25, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Gameday, Sports

Projected starter(s): senior Tyler Scott, junior Sean McEvilly, senior Will Hampton and sophomore Dean Lowry Key reserves: sophomore Deonte Gibson, junior Chance Carter, redshirt freshman Ifeadi Odenigbo, sophomore ...